Asus H97M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics28.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive79.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus H97M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160222
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 19:49
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-4460-$180
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
74% Very good
SC Int 99.6
SC Float 99.3
SC Mixed 98.8
79% 99.2 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 394
QC Mixed 389
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 398
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 395
60% 399 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 74%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Asus(1043 843B) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
28.9% Poor
Lighting 76.8
Reflection 62.1
Parallax 99.9
26% 79.6 fps
MRender 69.5
Gravity 87
Splatting 57
31% 71.2 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.9%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
GOODRAM 240GB
100GB free
Firmware: SAFM22.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 499
Write 408
Mixed 393
96% 434 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 10.7
86% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 17
70% 153 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 94%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$72
692GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 128
Write 111
Mixed 71.7
77% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.2
79% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 109%
WD Black 2.5" 500GB (2011)-$75
73GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 66.8
Write 68.5
Mixed 11.6
35% 49 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.25
82% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G3D1608DT1TX0. 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
65.1% Good
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.8
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 21
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical H97M-PLUS Builds (Compare 711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Asus H97M-PLUS - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $813
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